Romain Girard specializes in antitrust/competition and international trade. He is dual-located in Fried Frank’s London and Brussels offices.
Romain’s practice includes advising on international filing processes (merger control and foreign direct investment), antitrust behavioural issues (compliance and litigious work), and state aid in the EU and UK. Romain also advises on EU and UK trade sanctions compliance for a variety of industries.
Romain is recommended by The Legal 500 UK, highlighting him "as helpful, knowledgeable and personable. Like the rest of the team, his legal knowledge is spot on – in particular, his awareness of legal developments in key jurisdictions across the world is very useful."
Before joining Fried Frank, Romain worked at another international law firm.
International Trade and Investment Alert™ |EU’s Eighth Russian Sanctions: unprecedented bans - third countries and legal advice in the spotlight⟶
International Trade and Investment Alert™ |EU Singles Out FDI “Hostile Investors” For the First Time: Russia and Belarus⟶
International Trade and Investment Alert™ |EU and UK’s Russia Sanctions: Unprecedented Response to Ukraine Invasion⟶
International Trade and Investment Alert™ |EU to Prohibit Russian State-Controlled Listings⟶
International Trade and Investment Alert™ |EU and UK Impose New Sanctions on Eastern Ukraine and Russia⟶